Tommy James (born Thomas Gregory Jackson; April 29, 1947), is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer, widely known as frontman of the 1960s rock band Tommy James and the Shondells, who were known for their hits including "Mony Mony" and "Crimson and Clover", and "I Think We're Alone Now".
Die Gruppe Shondells benannte Tommy James nach einem seiner Idole, dem amerikanischen Gitarristen Troy Shondell. Der Hit Crimson and Clover wurde von James zusammen mit seinem Drummer Peter Lucia geschrieben und aufgenommen. James spielte dabei Gitarre, Hammond-Orgel und Bass und sang, Lucia spielte Schlagzeug.
The band The Echoes formed in 1959 in Niles, Michigan, then evolved into Tom and the Tornadoes, with 12-year-old Tommy James (then known as Tommy Jackson) as lead singer. While attending Niles High School in Niles, Michigan, the group released its first single, "Long Pony Tail", in 1962.
18. Mai 2021 · Ladies and gentlemen...Tommy James & The Shondells! Listen to all their essentials in once place right here on the RHINO channel. Check out the full track list below. Tracklist: 1. Hanky Panky 0:...
The Official YouTube Channel of Tommy James and the Shondells Tommy James has 23 gold singles, nine platinum albums and has sold over 100 million records worldwide. More than 300 artists have...
22. Jan. 2021 · Tommy James, the 100m-selling pop star robbed by the mob Garth Cartwright He made hits such as I Think We’re Alone Now and Mony Mony, but a gangster label boss kept up to $40m of his royalties.
28. Jan. 2019 · Crimson and Clover · Tommy James & The Shondells℗ 1968 Roulette RecordsComposer: Peter LuciaComposer: Tommy James.